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My left pupil became fully dilated a couple of months ago,

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My left pupil became fully dilated a couple of months ago, there was no blurring ot loss of vision. I attended the emergency department and had a ct brain scan which was clear. They referred me for an mri scan which showed several lesions. Reflexes are good. I had a spinal tap 2 weeks ago, no results yet. My neurologists secetary rang this am and I am having an evoked potential test on Monday. What are they looking for?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
They are looking for MSmultiple sclerosisdo you have any family history of this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No family history. If the tests come back negative could there be any other reason for the lesions?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
sometimes these are normal spots in normal people
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
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